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Insurance Assets

Advantus has a long history of providing asset management for insurance company clients.

The Insurance Core strategy is a bottom-up, value-oriented, fixed income investment strategy for insurance company clients and is tailored to each client's needs.

The Insurance Private Placement strategy invests primarily in investment-grade U.S. and foreign private placement securities that are almost exclusively U.S. dollar denominated for insurance company clients. Advantus has a sub-advisory relationship with AAM Insurance Asset Management for its Private Placement strategy.

For Institutional Investors:

 Private Placement factsheet

Private Placement strategy fact sheet

 Insurance Core factsheet

Insurance Core strategy fact sheet

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Meet the Investment Team

Bob Diedrich, CFA
Vice President & Lead Portfolio Manager
Ted Hoxmeier, CFA
Vice President & Portfolio Manager
Greg Ortquist, CFA
Vice President & Portfolio Manager
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Linda Sauber
Vice President & Director,
Client Portfolio Manager
Sara DeWolfe
Portfolio Management Analyst

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Commercial Mortgage Lending

Advantus has more than 25 years experience with Commercial Mortgage Lending and is pleased to now offer this service to our clients, providing access to a commercial mortgage loan portfolio.

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